Self-confidence and self-awareness in early childhood – what is it and how can families support this development?
Personal, social and emotional development is one of the prime areas of child development on the early years foundation stage curriculum. It is an important aspect of development in young children and underpins all seven areas of learning.
Swinging, spinning and rocking! Developing sense of movement and body position
Young children love to move and soon after taking their first steps they often seem determined to unsteady themselves again. Children seek out opportunities to make themselves dizzy by spinning or tipping upside down, or to challenge their balance with swinging or rocking.